Increase public awareness and understanding of the problems that children and adults with a learning disability face and at the same time to help and advise their parents and carers.
Support and provide services for local people with disabilities. In doing this Mencap can give carers a break and open new windows of opportunity for anyone with a disability.
Diversify; to provide employment opportunities, training for employment and experience of employment for learning disabled.
Be inclusive of people with a learning disability, their families and carers in our decisions and actions of other organisations when we can work together.
Fight for equal rights and opportunities
Overall to improve the conditions of life for people with a learning disability
Our aims are to: